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Camperdown Country Park

Kingsway west, Dundee, Scotland
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Ranked #14 of 31 attractions in Dundee
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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168 reviews 168 reviews
34 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

First visit since refurbishment, yes a new cafe, toilet, pay area,visitor centre, but the rest what a let down, still same animal enclosures, rundown and needing some work down on them, also a lack of animals, saw some goats, a very bored bear, a few birds, but no other animals, either there were a lack of them or they werent... More

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Great value animals great bears v lively good picnic area and can go bk in to park again boys loved it.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We went there with the kids for a day out, the boating lake was in need of an overhaul and there were no boats. The wildlife park had some lovely animals but was very run down with empty pens and lots of maintenance required. A lovely area which could be superb with some investment and elbow grease .

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

What a brilliant park. We spent the whole day there with our two grandsons. 5 and 2. Had a lovely lunch in the cafe, visited the zoo and loved seeing the bear so close up. What a lovely zoo. Then picked a spot and had a picnic and played tennis and football. Very spacious park and had loads of room... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

With all the space its hard not to find something to do. Take a picnic and a ball and play, spend hours exploring the playparks then go bear hunting in the zoo. We did all 3 and had a brilliant day out. The food in the café was lovely and very reasonably priced. The zoo was very well maintained and... More

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John O'Groats, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We felt this attraction was a little run down and scruffy. Sorry but that's how it was. A lot of money would need to be spent to bring the place to modern standards as after the main entrance things do look a little tired. It was a cold wet day when we visited, maybe better in the sun!

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3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We decided to go here with are kids 5, 3 and 11 month old, they had a brilliant time their, the price to get in to the wildlife place was reasonable £16 for family of four and their was so much animals to go see when we was in their. We took around an hour to go around and see... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

A disappointing and expensive day out. The zoo first and the question the ask is are there actually any animals? I ask because apart from a couple of goats, a threadbare donkey, a single wolf and 2 meerkats the was nothing to see, or more important for the children to see!!! The place looked tired and so did many of... More

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Dundee uk
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The Dundee Flower and Food festival is held here and I have been every year since it was moved to the park A great day out for all the family.. At other times of the year the park itself and especially the Zoo are well worth a visit.

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Northampton
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This is a real little gem. Looking to shed some time but not sit in our hotel room twiddling fingers we decided to go here for a couple of hours last Wednesday morning. At just gone 4pm we dragged ourselves away to meet up with friends for an evening meal.. the Meerkats were exquisite, the Bears totally awesome and interactive,... More

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